wood lily

a lily, Lilium philadelphicum, of eastern North America, having orange-red flowers.

1350–1400; Middle English: meadow saffron

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wood lily

1. any liliaceous plant of the genus Trillium having a whorl of three leaves at the top of the stem with a single three-petaled flower [syn: trillium
2. lily of eastern North America having orange to orange-red purple-spotted flowers 
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